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Student Senate


The SRVUSD believes in the power of the student voice and that it is important to seek out and consider students' ideas, viewpoints and reactions.  In order to amplify the student voice and provide an opportunity for students, SRVUSD middle schools and high schools are engaged in the process of identifying student senators.


In order to provide student input and involvement:

  • Each SRVUSD middle school site will select two (2) student senators
    • one 7th grade student and one 8th grade student;
  • Each SRVUSD high school site will select three (3) student senators.
    • one student from grade 10, one student from grade 11 and one student from grade12.

 


 

Recommended Criteria
  • Middle school students is grades 7 and 8
  • High school students in grades 10, 11 & 12
  • Minimum 2.5 GPA
  • Community involvement
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to commit to the responsibilities of the position

 

Student Senator Role
  • Gather input and feedback from their respective schools
  • Meet with their principals after each student senate meeting to share the key takeaways of the Senate and discuss how they can implement the ideas in their school.
  • Attend all  SRVUSD Student Senate meetings (2 per month) where they provide a school update. 
Application and Decision Timeline

Monday, July 19

  • Application process opens

Thursday, July 29

  • Application process closes

Monday, August 2

  • Interview process starts

Monday, August 9

  • Decisions finalized

Thursday, August 12

  • Selected students notified
Important Dates

Monday, August 16

  • Onboarding/meet and greet - location and time TBD

Monday, August 23

  • First official student senate meeting @ Monte Vista Work Day Center @4pm.